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UN calls for quicker responses to reduce impacts of disasters

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    The Jakarta Post

Geneva | Wed, May 11 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM The UN reiterated calls on Tuesday for the world to respond quickly to current worldwide disasters and streamline efforts to tackle their inevitable impacts.

“In the midst of a crisis, there is space for reflection. Lives hang in the balance. Every minute counts. But there is much we can learn after the fact and there is much we can do to minimize the impact for the future,” UN Secretar...